The clinical importance of emerging Campylobacter species

  title={The clinical importance of emerging Campylobacter species},
  author={Si Ming Man},
  journal={Nature Reviews Gastroenterology &Hepatology},
A growing number of Campylobacter species other than C. jejuni and C. coli have been recognized as emerging human and animal pathogens. Although C. jejuni continues to be the leading cause of bacterial gastroenteritis in humans worldwide, advances in molecular biology and development of innovative culture methodologies have led to the detection and isolation of a range of under-recognized and nutritionally fastidious Campylobacter spp., including C. concisus, C. upsaliensis and C. ureolyticus… CONTINUE READING